In 2004, Africa was selected for the first time to host the South Africa World Cup. The competition was between South Africa, Morocco, Egypt, Libya, and Tunisia. In May of that year, South Africa won the bid.
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06/10/2010 04:30 pm
Saffron can grow on dry land and command high prices. But it’s difficult to process and sell, making it unlikely to replace poppies, the basis of Afghanistan’s opium trade.
06/10/2010 03:06 pm
The collisions that occurred on Jupiter last week remain a mystery to scientists who are currently examining this latest impact on the gas giant.
06/10/2010 10:36 am
Africa Monitor World Cup 2010: South Africans ready for 'Bafana Bafana' ready to 'surprise the world'
Despite the predictions of soccer analysts, South Africans are convinced that their national team – also known as the Bafana Bafana – will shine in the World Cup. They play Mexico in the opening game on Friday.
06/09/2010 12:23 pm
Italy's Andrea Pirlo, Ivory Coast's Didier Drogba, England's David Beckham and Rio Ferdinand are all either out of the World Cup or listed as questionable. Here's a rundown of which other key players may miss the Cup.
06/09/2010 12:22 pm
Her father's days as a pilot have left him longing for home, while she is just beginning her journeys.
06/08/2010 07:02 pm
The World Cup schedule has been announced by event organizers in South Africa. There will be over 60 matches, beginning Friday, to determine the world's best soccer nation.
06/08/2010 01:13 pm
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